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Tax Credits Available to Energy Investors
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Nuclear Power in the Alberta Oil Sands
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The Current Power Generation Market: Innovation, Infrastructure and Low-Hanging Fruit
:: INDUSTRY NEWS
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Progress Energy Gets OK for Nuclear Units
:: PROJECTS AND CONTRACTS
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FirstEnergy Buys Montana Coal Mine Interest
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NYPA Halts 680 MW IGCC Plant
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LS Power Offers to Buy TransAlta



:: FEATURES

:: Tax Credits Available to Energy Investors
Energy tax credits could provide the necessary incentive for investors to invest in preferred energy. These credits, however, are not freely granted to every type of project or even every type of investor. This article by David Cook of Autry, Horton & Cole, helps to navigate through this sometimes-challenging issue.
:: Click Here for Full Story ::

:: Nuclear Power in the Alberta Oil Sands
Alternative power for oil sands production, as well as CO2 capture and sequestration were notable topics at this year's Oil Sands and Heavy Oil Technologies conference and exhibition that was held in Calgary, Alberta.
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:: The Current Power Generation Market: Innovation, Infrastructure and Low-Hanging Fruit
An interview with two Honeywell executives provides two unique portraits of the current power generation market.
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:: INDUSTRY NEWS

:: Progress Energy Gets OK for Nuclear Units
Progress Energy Florida said the Florida Public Service Commission approved its plans to build two advanced nuclear power plant units.
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:: PROJECTS AND CONTRACTS

:: FirstEnergy Buys Montana Coal Mine Interest
A FirstEnergy Corp. business unit is paying $125 million for a 45 percent stake in the Bull Mountain Mine Operations in Montana.
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:: NYPA Halts 680 MW IGCC Plant
The New York Power Authority is halting plans for a clean-coal facility at the Huntley plant in western New York. NYPA officials say the electricity produced by the plant would be too expensive because of the integrated gasification combines cycle (IGCC) technology involved.
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:: LS Power Offers to Buy TransAlta
LS Power Equity Partners (LS Power) and Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) offered to buy TransAlta Corp. for roughly US$7.8 billion.
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